The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.80% 8.09% 4.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.19% 22.93% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 31
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
128 205 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 22.11% 35.28% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 113 186 161
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (76.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
5 18 (42.86%) Windows
6 16 (38.10%) Linux
6 16 (38.10%) IIS
6 16 (38.10%) MySQL
7 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 12 (28.57%) Apache
8 12 (28.57%) VMware
8 12 (28.57%) Plesk
8 12 (28.57%) vSphere
8 12 (28.57%) cPanel
8 12 (28.57%) Webmin
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (26.19%) PHP
10 10 (23.81%) MDX
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
11 8 (19.05%) VMware ESX
11 8 (19.05%) Perl
11 8 (19.05%) C#
11 8 (19.05%) Python
11 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
11 8 (19.05%) ETL
11 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
11 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (38.10%) IIS
2 12 (28.57%) Apache
3 8 (19.05%) nginx
4 4 (9.52%) Lync
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.52%) CMS
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.52%) Drupal
4 4 (9.52%) Alfresco
4 4 (9.52%) WordPress
5 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) VPN
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) VLAN
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (9.52%) SNMP
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 4 (9.52%) SAN
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (76.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (38.10%) MySQL
4 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Report Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support
7 1 (2.38%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) MDX
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (11.90%) Ajax
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) SOAP
4 4 (9.52%) jQuery
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.14%) XSL
5 3 (7.14%) LAMP
5 3 (7.14%) DHTML
6 2 (4.76%) JSON
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.76%) Ext JS
6 2 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Replication
1 4 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) CentOS
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (19.05%) ETL
2 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (14.29%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Logistics
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) B2B
8 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.38%) System Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Time Management
8 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 11 (26.19%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) Perl
4 8 (19.05%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) MCSE
1 3 (7.14%) MCSA
1 3 (7.14%) CCNA
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) vSphere
2 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) Samba
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Plesk
1 12 (28.57%) cPanel
1 12 (28.57%) Webmin
2 4 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
6 5 (11.90%) Tableau
7 4 (9.52%) HP
7 4 (9.52%) Brocade
7 4 (9.52%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.52%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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